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Coronavirus: medico-legal update

The medico-legal implications for doctors during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

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COVID-19

The Medical Defence Union (MDU) is working with doctors to answer any medico-legal queries about coronavirus (COVID-19).

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Coronavirus and student electives

Advice for students planning or changing an elective

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Journal

RMBF President's Appeal

We're pleased to support the RMBF President's Appeal for 2020.

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Journal

Coping with a coroner's inquest

An MDU member shares their experience of dealing with an unexpected call to attend a coroner's inquest.

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Department of Health and Social Care lists coronavirus (COVID-19) as a notifiable disease

As cases of COVID-19 continue to rise in the UK, all four jurisdictions have now taken legal measures to add coronavirus to the list of notifiable diseases.

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Coroners' inquiries

An introduction to coroners' inquiries and your duties as a doctor.

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Cautionary Tales 2019

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Dealing with the media

Your quick guide on what to do if you're approached by the media.

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Guide

Conscientious objection

A doctor's personal beliefs or conscientious objection to a treatment may prevent them from agreeing to carry out certain actions.

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Journal

Intercalation – a break from studies or a career move?

Dr Victoria Fisher shares her unique story of supporting her university’s student outreach activities during her intercalation.

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